January 08, 2021
A Fredericton native, John graduated from UNB with a degree in biology and immediately made the natural career leap to business administration, accounting and finance for small- and medium-sized companies in New Brunswick. In addition to working with numbers, he has followed his passion working with words by writing for theatre for the past 20 years. His plays, mostly comedies, involve ordinary people who find themselves in not-so-ordinary situations His first professional production, Between Friends, was staged in Port Dover in 2008. Since then, he has had a number of plays produced mostly in Canada, but also the US. Professional productions include his plays Grounded, Jessie’s Landing, The Numbers Game and Off the Grid. Watch for Off the Grid this summer, his first production in Atlantic Canada.
In addition to PARC, John is also a member of the Playwright’s Guild of Canada. More information can be found at www.spurway.ca.